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By Sargon Jajjo There were coloured lights, henna art, and sweet and savory foods along with traditional music as Humber College celebrated Diwali on Thursday. The holiday, which runs from Oct. 30-Nov. 4 this year, is celebrated by Hindus, Sikhs and Jains. Each year the holiday ends by celebrating the conquest of good over evil.
On November 2, members of Humber News teamed with Humber’s Broadcast Television and Videography program to broadcast a live television special from the Diwali celebrations in the Gerrard India Bazaar. The special, a 20-minute show covering all aspects of the celebration, had the two programs join together to teach viewers about the celebrations, which are
[youtube id=”pag9FttpSnU” width=”620″ height=”360″] Rob Ford Scandal Mayor Rob Ford’s friend Alessandro Lisi appears in court today. He’s charged with extortion in his efforts to obtain the now famous crack video. Meanwhile at City Hall, the saga continues. Ford remains adamant he will not be stepping down. This is despite police possession of the now